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today. danica patrick becomes the first woman ever, woman driver in the history of nascar to win a pole position and she did it at the sport's biggest race. patrick posted a qualifying lap of almost 200 miles an hour. she will share the front row next sunday with jeff gordon. >> ultimately at the end of the day, too, everything happens for a reason. i've thought about it and i thought about how i was kind of a favorite pole going in. you know what? maybe i wasn't ready. maybe it would have been hard on me. maybe my life would have changeded and been different. i just feel like i'm comfortable and cool. i've been around for a long time now and maybe now was the time. >> it's your time, it's your time. this will be patrick's first full season in nascar sprint series. i'll talk to her life in the "cnn newsroom" in just a few minutes. >>> more serious news. oscar pistorius has dropped out of several races, including one set for april here in the united states. although he is under contract to run, his management company says he dropped out to deal with the charges he now faces. he's accused
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. >>> danica patrick became the first woman to win the pole position for the daytona 500. she will share the front row next sunday with jeff gordon. this will be patrick's first full season in nascar sprint cup series. >>> a few minutes ago i talked with danica patrick right here on cnn. it was not long after her ground-breaking achievement. she joined me from daytona beach. she's a modest lady and i asked her if she understood the magnitude making this important mark is in sports. >> in a simple word, yes, i understand that. i think that understanding the scope of what that means and what that will end up meaning is -- or if any is something that happens down the road. in the moment it's about thinking about what i need to do for next sunday and trying to make some more history. >> tell us about the reaction from your fellow drivers, including your team owner tony stuart. >> tony came over when we had gotten the pole so qualifying was over with, and he came over to say good job and, you know, for me i just wanted to tell him thank you for giving me the chance and for giving me the crew
a great day. >> you, too. >>> the daytona 500 just a week away. what driver danica patrick is doing today that could give you a critical advantage in the race and land her in the nascar history books. it's gonna be 30 minutes. oh, so that means that we won't be stuck up here, for hours, with nothing to do. oh i get it, you wanna pass the time, huh. (holds up phone) fruit ninja!!! emergency roadside assistance. just a click away with the geico mobile app. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] nothing gets you going quite like the power of quaker oats. today is going to be epic. quaker up. then you're going to love this. right now they're only $14.95! wow-a grt deal just got a whole lot better. hurry. $14.95 won't last. to deposit checks from anywhere. [ wind howling ] easier than actually going to the bank. mobile check deposit. easier banking. standard at citibank. makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. >>> a showdown between the nba's best in the east and best in the w
. >>> danica patrick is talking with cnn about her barrier-breaking achievement in car racing over the weekend. she became the first woman ever to win pole position at the daytona 500. patrick tells cnn's don lemon she hopes parents and then daughters learn a lesson from what she's done. >> i love that to go beyond racing in general, i mean, just to kind of break gender barriers, i feel that one of the coolest things is to be able to think this parents and then kids are having that conversation at home about it. i've heard stories about a kid, a boy or a girl, saying, but mommy, daddy, that's a girl that's out there racing, and then they can have that conversation to say, you can do anything you want to do. and gender doesn't matter. your passion is what matters. and that's cool. >> cool indeed. the daytona 500 is next sunday. only nine of the pole winners in the first 54 daytona 500s won the race. >>> we're getting you more pictures of friday's meteor explosion over russia. at least one of the fragments punched a big hole in a frozen lake. ♪ my friends are all around me ♪ my friends, they
's going on because, for me, i'm still in shock. >> now, danica patrick turned the attention on to her personal li life. joe carter joining us now with this morning's bleacher report. >> for those of you out there who have not been keeping up with danica's personal life. she is dating ricky stenhouse jr. he's her competitor and happens to be five years younger. it is very juicy stuff. on top of that, danica in the off season has been criticized saying she's not ready for full-time nascar. she's more of a publicity stunt, a ratings grabber. yesterday danica patrick shut them all up by letting her driving do the talking. she clocked it in at 196 miles per hour. that puts her in great position today to become the firsz female to win the pole at the daytona 500. >>> more of a curse than a blessing to be number one in college basketball. last night the top ranked team lost, again. number one duke had a chance in the final seconds to win the game. right here 2.8 seconds left. but the shot is no good. unranked maryland wins 83-81. in the last five weeks the top ranked team in college hoops ha
, but bringing you some other sports headlines down. danica patrick turned the attention off her personal life, and on to her driving by smoking the competition in practice for the daytona 500. joe carter joining us now with this morning's bleacher report, and that is, i'm sure, not an easy task because people are distracted by her personal life, right? >> very much so. really become poverty story lately, unfortunately, for her. that's because she's dating ricky stenhouse jr., also a nascar driver, her competitor and happens to be five years younger, so as you can imagine plenty of headlines off of that one, and on to have of that danica's critics say she's not ready to race full-time in nascar. calling it a publicity stunt and ratings grabber and yesterday she shut the critics up by letting her driving do the talking clocking in at 196 miles per hour, the fastest run of the day which puts her in the greatest position today to become the first female to win the pole at the daytona 500. more of a curse than a blessing to be a top ranked team in college basketball. last night a big dog went down
to the federal assault charge. >>> another history-making win for danica patrick. stock car driver became the first woman to nab a top spot for any race in nascar's premiere circuit, winning the daytona 500 pole with a lap topping 196 miles per hour at the international speedway in florida. she says she was raised to be the fastest driver, not the fastest girl. she proved that. >>> talk about nerves of steel. diver ocean ramsey ditched her shark cage to tag along with the real deal. a massive great white shark, hitching a ride on its dorsal fin, the pair float along peacefully. she shot the video for go pro. she's been swimming with sharks since she was 12 years old. >> i knew it was going to be good because of the peaceful music that we're hearing, not the -- big difference in the music, right? that's always the key sign. >>> mr. roker, gosh, i can't believe boston's got it again. >> they do, and now cold air and wind to deal withe northeast. let's check it out. it feels like it's 2 below in boston. 2 above in new york city. 4 in watertown. afternoon temperatures bounce back not very muc
points, 15 assists. he walk away with the big trophy. >>> in her fourth year in nascar, danica patrick has made history. she becomes the first woman to secure the top spot for any race in nascar's premier circuit. she went out in eighth in qualifying session and had to wait about two hours as 37 fellow drivers tried to take her spot. only four-time cup champ jeff gordon even came close to knocking her off. >> that's huge. >> she'll start this weekend on the poll at daytona. really cool. >> that is huge. in this sport, i mean, man. >> some people have accused her of being a novelty over the years. you're not a novelty when you take the poll at daytona. >> that's what's so exciting about that fact. it's such a male centric, testosterone fueled deal. we always hear these stories about how men will take more chances than women, and they don't -- it's just -- that is great in so many ways. >> yeah, she's driving with the boys now. >>> finally, the shot of the day comes from brandon university in manitoba, canada. not exactly a bracket buster, but friday night head coach gill chung, you know
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